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NEW YORK, Apr.
With long-time WaterAid projects in Nepal severely affected by Saturday’s devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake, the organization is mobilizing to provide immediate assistance to disaster survivors.
Company Helping to Open Lines of Communication to Families and Friends Following Earthquake HOLMDEL, N.J., April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Vonage today announced that it will waive
LOS ANGELES, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Prem Rawat Foundation (TPRF) responded swiftly to the devastating
United customers can contribute money and miles to support the airline's disaster relief partners CHICAGO, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today announced
Verizon Foundation Will Match Employees' Donations to American Red Cross and World Vision; Charges for Long-Distance Calls and Texting to Stricken Region Will Be Waived BASKING RIDGE, N.J.,
LOS ANGELES, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To help those affected by the devastating earthquake in Nepal, today Facebook
MONTREAL, April 27, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - CNW has tracked a spike in volume of news releases related to the Nepal earthquake.
KATHMANDU, Nepal, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Development partners must act swiftly and effectively to meet the needs of children and families recovering after a devastating 7.8-magnitude
Professional Translation Services Provided Free Of Charge to Rescue Teams To Assist Mission Success WASHINGTON, April 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- One Hour Translation
The wild water buffalo (Bubalus arnee) is a member of the Bovidae family that is native to Southeast Asia. It is also known as the Asiatic buffalo and the Asian buffalo. Its range includes Nepal, India, Cambodia, and Thailand and once included other areas like Laos and Pakistan, but populations there have gone extinct. In India, populations are mainly restricted to protected areas including Manas and Dibru-Saikhowa National Parks and D'Ering Memorial Wildlife Sanctuary, among other areas....
Symbol: PHNE11 Group: Lichen Family: Physciaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA N Synonyms: PHNE12 Phaeophyscia nepalensis (Poelt) D.D. Awasthi PHNE13 Physcia nepalensis Poelt Classification: Kingdom Fungi – Fungi Division Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class Ascomycetes Order Lecanorales Family Physciaceae Genus Physciella Essl. – physciella...
The Himalayan Quail, (Ophrysia superciliosa), is feared extinct as it was last verified in 1876. By 1904, this quail was considered very scarce, and to add to its scarecity, only two locations (northwest India and the western Himilayas) of the species are known. Even with numerous searches, their survival can not be counted out since they may be hard to spot. This medium-sized quail belongs to the pheasant family. Unconfirmed records have been noted from 1952 up to 2003. There is a...
The Greater Yellownape (Picus flavinucha) is a species of bird found in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, and Vietnam. Its natural habitats are subtropical and tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist mountain regions. The adult is large and has a prominent yellow-crested nape and throat. It is mainly a dark olive-green bird with gray underparts. The crown is brownish and the flight feathers are...
The Himalayan Monal (Lophophorus impejanus) also known as the Impeyan Monal or Impeyan Pheasant, is a species of bird found in the pheasant family Phasianidae. It is native to eastern Afghanistan through the Himalayas including Kashmir region of Northern Pakistan, parts of India, Nepal, southern Tibet and Bhutan. There may be an occurrence in Burma as well. Its habitat is upper temperate oak-conifer forests scattered with open grassy slopes, cliffs and alpine meadows. Their normal elevation...
- A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.